Month: January 2019
The truth of the matter is that bluffing is part of poker. Players bluff to increase their winning advantage, often a successful bluff can lead to a surprising amount of luck and it can affect the winning rate of the player.
There are still poker players that do not fully understand how bluffing works. A good bluff is basically based on different situations.
A good bluff also comes with the right timing, you can’t just bluff because you wanted to or you thought that you haven’t bluffed a hand for a while. These are not good reasons for bluffing.
The following are the considerations that you must first acknowledge before bluffing.
1. The players that you are trying to bluff.
This is the first thing that you should know. Know the players that you can’t bluff and the players that you can. Over time you spend with other poker players you will be able to get to know them and with this you can determine if you can bluff them or not.
2. Consider your table image.
If you are caught in the act bluffing ridiculously, other players may remember you that way for a very long time. On the other hand, if you rarely bluff, other players will respect you and if you bluff chances are you will be able to get away with it.
3. Know the number of players you try to bluff.
It is difficult to bluff with too many players at the table; it is rather easier to